The 2010 Bulwer-Lytton awards for bad fiction have been bestowed. Enjoy the glistening dewdrops, the axe-bearing villagers, and the very worst opening sentences of the past year
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Does national IQ depend on parasite infections? A newly-proposed theory suggests so, but correlation is still not necessarily causation.
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Rob Spence had his missing eye replaced with a wireless video camera he calls Eyeborg. His next plan is to upload the video so that we can all see through his eye -literally.
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If you can't solve your Rubik's cube (or even if you can), you can use it as an art medium. Here are 30 works of art that use the puzzles as pixels. (via Gorilla Mask)
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Amazon bought Woot, and Matt Rutledge wrote the most awesome acquisition announcement ever. "One, our business model is so vague that there's no way Amazon can possibly change what it is we're truly doing..." (via Holy Kaw!)
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10 Weird Items People Tried to Smuggle. Guns and drugs are too common for a list like this -try butterflies!
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10 Fireworks Effects To Watch For. Armed with this information, you'll be able to describe them much better than "The Ones That Do That Shooty Thing".